Celebrities Travel to Romania to Help Dogs in Need

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Spring is a time of new beginnings, and shortly after the season’s arrival in Romania a team of dedicated animal lovers arrived to sow the seeds of hope for a brighter tomorrow for dogs who are in danger of losing their lives. Actress Lorraine Chase and singer Saffron Sprackling of the group Republica joined Wetnose […]

Amanda Holden Shows Support for Celebrity Trip to Help Romanian Dogs

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Celebrities who have been filmed for appearances on the silver and small screens will soon step in front of the camera to document the horror and heartbreak of homeless dogs who are losing their lives in Romania due to a cull on strays…and to shine a spotlight on the hope of a compassionate community of […]

Children’s Book BORKO Helps Dogs in Bulgaria, Afghanistan

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Helping to draw children’s attention to the need to treat animals with compassion, the co-founder of K9 Rescue has created a coloring book which will help to color the world of Bulgarian street dogs with hope for a brighter tomorrow. Published by AuthorHouse, BORKO illustrates the true story of a brave puppy who survived life […]

Celebrities to Help Dogs in Romania

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Celebrities who have taken audiences on emotional journeys through their performances on stage, screen and through song will soon travel to Romania, using their combined star wattage to illuminate a dark chapter in human/animal relations. Following the death of a four-year-old boy by feral dogs, an estimated 65,000 street dogs in the capital of Bucharest […]

Actor Peter Egan Visits Nowzad

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Actor Peter Egan, (known to Downton Abbey fans as Hugh “Shrimpy” MacClare, the Marquess of Flintshire), recently stepped into his real life role as an ambassador for Wetnose Animal Aid as he traveled with the non-profit’s founder Gavin Gamby-Boulger to Kabul to shine a spotlight on Nowzad, the only officially recognized animal shelter in Afghanistan. […]

Wetnose Animal Aid to Embark on Operation Nowzad This Summer


Helping to reach the goal of ending animal mistreatment, Wetnose Animal Aid is sending 250 soccer balls (British footballs) to Afghanistan for a project that combines sport with support for both people and pets. In early July 2013 Wetnose Animal Aid will travel to Nowzad Dogs shelter with the footballs as well as t-shirts emblazoned […]

Actress Lorraine Chase Joins Rescue Mission To Help Dogs in Bulgaria

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While British television viewers know her from her years on the soap opera Emmerdale, actress Lorraine Chase will soon step into a role that’s close to her heart– that of animal advocate, as she travels to Bulgaria in an effort to shine a light on the plight of the country’s stray dog population. Chase, who […]

Hero Dog Honored with Best Rescue Story at Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards


DogTipper continues our look at The Burgess/Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards, a star-studded presentation at London’s Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel which annually celebrates small and medium-sized rescue organizations. British soap stars Michelle Collins (Coronation Street) and Lorraine Chase (Emmerdale) presented the award for Best Rescue Story to a pet and his parent who have helped to […]

German Shepherd Dog Rescue Honored at Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards


DogTipper continues our look at The Burgess/Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards, an annual presentation which celebrates small and medium-sized rescue organizations. She’s known for belting out hits like “I Wanna Have Some Fun” and “Touch Me,” but on March 11th Samantha Fox was singing the praises of a rescue that helps a breed in need. The […]

Greyhounds in Need Honored at Burgess Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards


DogTipper continues our week-long look at The Burgess/Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards– a presentation held at London’s Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel which honors small and medium-sized rescue organizations. Greyhounds in Need won Best Welfare Success with David Spikey (comedian) and Laura Hamilton (TV) at Wetnose Awards twitter.com/WetnoseAnimal/… — Wetnose Animal Aid (@WetnoseAnimal) March 13, 2013   […]

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